Welcome to Upper Colfax! We want to take this opportunity to provide you with information about Upper Colfax that is beneficial to your business. The Colfax Business Improvement District (CBID) is a quasi-governmental entity funded through a portion of property taxes within the district boundaries. CBID is a great resource for information on economic development, marketing and area news/updates, as well as an advocate for you and your business within the City and County of Denver.

As your first step, we encourage you to contact us with your e-mail address and business address/information. You will be immediately added to our e-mail program providing you with information on upcoming meetings, marketing opportunities, speakers/workshops and other business resources. We look forward to working with you as a new member of Upper Colfax.

Download the complete Welcome Packet Here.

We Are Upper Colfax

The Colfax Business Improvement District is NOT a chamber or a paid membership organization. When you open a business on Upper Colfax or buy a parcel of property within the area boundaries—you are automatically part of Denver’s original main street and you will immediately benefit from Colfax BID services and staff expertise.


 Be Seen! Get your listing in the CBID Map Brochure 

Upper Colfax Business Owners:  Be Seen!

The popularity of CBID's map brochure is growing, and the new design is quickly becoming a signature marketing piece for Upper Colfax.

Be sure to reserve your business ad space for 2014 early! Space in the brochure is limited.

Contact Jennifer at or call 303.832.2086.

Reserve your space now for our 2014 edition.

Download Map Brochure Application

Grow your Business -Your Business Has A Web Page!

Activate Your New Web Page With These Easy Tips. As a business within CBID, your business has a page! Your page can include vital information about your business that customers will use to find your business and learn about your promotions and specials. 

Your business page on includes:

  • Business name
  • General description of your business
  • Business address and phone number and email 
  • Specials and promotions
  • The ability to route visitors to your external primary site
  •  A photo or logo

How Do I Submit an Event for the Calendar?

Send your event information (who, what, when, where, whatever else) to

I am ready!  What now?

CBID can help you!  


or call 303.832.2086

Enterprise Zone Tax Credits

Are you taking all of the tax credits available to you on your 2009 tax return? Businesses located in the Colfax Business Improvement District (CBID) are eligible for Enterprise Zone Tax Credits.

Download Denver Enterprise Zone State Tax Credit Program.

And be sure to check out Colorado Enterprise Fund.




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